Deep Breath Chats About Their Music Journey
Jun19

Deep Breath Chats About Their Music Journey

By: Sandy Nene Deep breath is a band from Durban, South Africa. It is made up of Cebo (vocals), Joseh (keys) and Thato (drums). The arrangements are unique stylistically, borrowing from jazz, kwaito and dance music. Theirs is a journey, a fresh and brave foretaste into the future of African Music. They recently launched 3 of their singles in Morningside, Durban and I got to chat to them about their musical journey and more. How did...

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Music & Life With Zethe Mdletshe
Jun13

Music & Life With Zethe Mdletshe

By: Nosipho Ntombela Zethembiso “Zethe” Mdletshe, a 25-year-old winner of the first season of the Vodacom Next Level reality show has always had an ambition to be something great in the entertainment industry. Born in a small town of Empangeni, Zethe said her childhood contributed a lot to her passion. “My dad was a big lover of music, he would play a variety of genres from Celine Dion to Shwi Nomtekhala. My mother on the other hand...

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1-on-1 With The Music Imbizo’s Project Manager Sphe Mbhele
Jun11

1-on-1 With The Music Imbizo’s Project Manager Sphe Mbhele

By: Zama Khumalo Born and raised in Carletonville, Music Imbizo Project Manager; Sphe Mbhele has spent his life dedicating his passion towards ensuring the attainment of the greater goal of musicians by ensuring that they receive not only their fair share from their hard work but also instilling in them what the music industry entails. “Music has always been a part of my life. I am grateful that my “cousin-sister” introduced me...

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Album Review: Lex Lafoy – Honey Bass
Jun05

Album Review: Lex Lafoy – Honey Bass

By: Zama Khumalo Durbanite “Bass Rap” artist, Lex Lafoy has delivered an enthralling album titled, “Honey Bass” which will make you get off your feet and dance to the electric beats. The album delivers a groovy sound that encompasses the energetic aura of the city. “Honey Bass” was inspired from the same producer who created the beat on Rapper- Ifani’s “Ewe” track. Whilst listening to the album, one song that...

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Lumkah Fabulas “Mothers in Hip Hop”
May15

Lumkah Fabulas “Mothers in Hip Hop”

By: Elesi Azumah Maestro in the making and Multitalented artist Lumkah “Zulu Bass Queen” Fabulas is the definition of a Boss Women. She has played various roles within the entertainment industry from acting ETV’s “ekasi our stories and MNET’s “Lokshin Bioskop” movies to opening up for local and world renowned artists such as Rick Ross, Chris Brown and D-Banj with her all female dance crew called Pistil Whip. She is a...

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Lex LaFoy On Motherhood and Hip Hop
May14

Lex LaFoy On Motherhood and Hip Hop

By: Tasneem Amos Meet 30-year-old, Ash-leigh La Foy, also known by her performance alias: Lex LaFoy Becoming a mother at just 20, LaFoy is a force to be reckoned with. She is a rapper, writer, performing artist and youth facilitator. She has released two mixtapes, an album and is currently working on a collaborative EP. She has just completed her first children’s book – which is currently in the illustration phase, and has another...

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